LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

46 Years Of Memoriesr:I read recently that Safeway ordered all checkers to smile and look customers in the eye, which caused complaints from female checkers who say some male customers think they are making a pass at them. [The policy occasioned a complaint to the California Equal Opportunity Commission on behalf of five employees, SN, Nov. 23, 1998, Page 6.]This incident is a far cry from the grocery

46 Years Of Memories

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I read recently that Safeway ordered all checkers to smile and look customers in the eye, which caused complaints from female checkers who say some male customers think they are making a pass at them. [The policy occasioned a complaint to the California Equal Opportunity Commission on behalf of five employees, SN, Nov. 23, 1998, Page 6.]

This incident is a far cry from the grocery business I knew from 1928 to 1974. I started as a part-tim

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